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US History Ch. 15 People
Lee Harvey Oswald
Neil Armstrong
Ester Peterson
Fidel Castro
Man charged with killing President Kennedy
First astronaut to step on the moon
Assistant Secretary of Labor
Leader of Cuba
Lee Harvey Oswald
Man charged with killing President Kennedy
Neil Armstrong
First astronaut to step on the moon
us history people 14 15
alred smith
herbert hoover
bonus army
FDR
democrat candidate that went against hoover
tried to reassure americans that the nations economy was on a…
came to the nations capital to support a bill (a bonus) under…
carried out reforms in banking and finance
alred smith
democrat candidate that went against hoover
herbert hoover
tried to reassure americans that the nations economy was on a…
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us history ch 15 people
Lyman Beecher
Horace Mann
Thomas Gallaudet
Samuel Gridley Howe
minister and leader of the temperance movement
one leader of education reform, pushed for normal schools
started a school for the deaf
printed books in Braille for people with impaired vision and…
Lyman Beecher
minister and leader of the temperance movement
Horace Mann
one leader of education reform, pushed for normal schools
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Chapter 15 US History - People
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
John Maynard Keynes
Hugo S. Black
Charles Coughlin
(FDR) 2x governor of New York and Republican candidate for 19…
influential British economist who promoted the idea of defici…
liberal Supreme Court judge appointed by Roosevelt, shifting…
Roman Catholic priest from Detroit who would broadcast radio…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
(FDR) 2x governor of New York and Republican candidate for 19…
John Maynard Keynes
influential British economist who promoted the idea of defici…
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US History- Chapter 15 People
Henry Bessemer
Edwin Drake
Elijah McCoy
Leland Stanford
Invented the Bessemer Process- increased the speed of making…
Used a steam engine to drill for oil.
Invented a lubricating cap which fed oil to the machine while…
Financed the Continental Railroad.
Henry Bessemer
Invented the Bessemer Process- increased the speed of making…
Edwin Drake
Used a steam engine to drill for oil.
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US History Chapter 15 People to Know
Abolitionist
Elizabeth Stanton & Lucrettia Mott
Lucy Stone
Susan B. Anthony
A person who strongly favors doing away with slavery
Organized the 1st women's rights convention and attended the…
Spoke for women right's and became known as the morning start…
President of the American Women Suffrage Association and foug…
Abolitionist
A person who strongly favors doing away with slavery
Elizabeth Stanton & Lucrettia Mott
Organized the 1st women's rights convention and attended the…
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US History: Chapter 14/15 Vocabulary & People
price support
credit
Alfred E. Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
law that keeps prices above a set level
short-term loans to buy goods with promises to pay later
democratic presidential candidate in 1928
index of stock prices of select companies
price support
law that keeps prices above a set level
credit
short-term loans to buy goods with promises to pay later
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US History Key People Final Exam 15
George Washington
Samuel Adams
Thomas Paine
Richard Henry Lee
21 year old surveyor in the Virginia militia who was chosen a…
established the Committee of Correspondence
author of "Common Sense"
introduced a Virginia resolution to Congress proclaiming that…
George Washington
21 year old surveyor in the Virginia militia who was chosen a…
Samuel Adams
established the Committee of Correspondence
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People for us history quiz 4-15-15
Samuel Adams
Benjamin Franklin
King George the 3rd
Thomas Jefferson
Political activist and leader of the sons of liberty and the…
Drew first political cartoon (1754-"join or die") in support…
King of great Britain in the 1700s
Wrote the Declaration of Independence.
Samuel Adams
Political activist and leader of the sons of liberty and the…
Benjamin Franklin
Drew first political cartoon (1754-"join or die") in support…
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AP US History Chapter 14 and 15 People
George Catlin
Eli Whitney
Samuel FB Morse
Cyrus McCormick
a painter and student of Native American life who was one of…
Massachusetts-born Eli Whitney built the cotton gin that sepa…
an American painter of portraits and historic scenes who crea…
inventor of the mechanical reaper
George Catlin
a painter and student of Native American life who was one of…
Eli Whitney
Massachusetts-born Eli Whitney built the cotton gin that sepa…
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AP US History People 11-15
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
Meriwether Lewis (1774-1808)
Sacajawea (1787?-1812?)
Henry Clay (1777-1852)
Jefferson was, after Washington and Franklin, the most celebr…
Lewis was Jeffersons private secretary and leader of the expe…
Sacajawea was the Shoshone Indian who served as translator an…
Clay was a Kentucky congressman and senator who, along with W…
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
Jefferson was, after Washington and Franklin, the most celebr…
Meriwether Lewis (1774-1808)
Lewis was Jeffersons private secretary and leader of the expe…
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AP US History Chapter 15 People
Dorothea Dix
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Emma Willard
Stephen Foster
A New England teacher and author who spoke against the inhuma…
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a member of the women's right's mo…
in 1821 founded Troy Female Seminary in New York which was a…
Stephen Foster was a white Pennsylvanian that wrote, ironical…
Dorothea Dix
A New England teacher and author who spoke against the inhuma…
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a member of the women's right's mo…
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US History Chapter 15-18 People
Richard Ballinger
Margaret Bourke-White
Carrie Chapman Catt
Calvin Coolidge
replaced James R. Garfield; a conservative corporate lawyer;…
an American photographer and documentary photographer. She is…
became NAWSA's leader in 1915; tried to mobilize the suffrage…
the governor of Boston
Richard Ballinger
replaced James R. Garfield; a conservative corporate lawyer;…
Margaret Bourke-White
an American photographer and documentary photographer. She is…
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US History Ch. 15 terms and people
cash crop
civil rights act of 1875
battle of little big horn
wounded knee
crop grown for sale
law that banned discrimination in public facilities and trans…
1876 battle in which the Sioux defeated U.S. Army troops
1890 confrontation between U.S. cavalry and Sioux that marked…
cash crop
crop grown for sale
civil rights act of 1875
law that banned discrimination in public facilities and trans…
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AP US History Chapter 15 people
Peter Cartwright
Charles Grandison Finney
Joseph Smith
Brigham Young
Methodist "circuit rider", or traveling frontier preacher, wh…
greatest of revival preachers with his oratory and pungency o…
Founder of the Mormons
Successor to the Mormons after the death of Joseph Smith; res…
Peter Cartwright
Methodist "circuit rider", or traveling frontier preacher, wh…
Charles Grandison Finney
greatest of revival preachers with his oratory and pungency o…
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A Beka US History ch 15 people
John Brown
John C Fremont
James Buchanan
Harriet Beecher Stowe
attacked Pottawatomic creek, Harper's Ferry, VA
1st republican presidential candidate
democrat president 1856
wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin
John Brown
attacked Pottawatomic creek, Harper's Ferry, VA
John C Fremont
1st republican presidential candidate
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US History Key People
John Peter Zenger
John Locke
Baron de Montesqieu
Thomas Jefferson
Journalist who questioned the policies of the governor of New…
1632-1704. Enlightenment Philosopher who argued that governme…
(1689-1755) Political philosopher of the Enlightenment. He be…
He was a delegate from Virginia at the Second Continental Con…
John Peter Zenger
Journalist who questioned the policies of the governor of New…
John Locke
1632-1704. Enlightenment Philosopher who argued that governme…
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AP US History People to Know Chapter 15
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
John J. Audubon (1785-1851)
Amelia Bloomer (1818-1894)
New England-born author of popular novels for adolescents, mo…
Reformer and woman suffragist, She , with long-time friend El…
French-born naturalist and author of the beautifully illustra…
Reformer and women's rights activist, who championed dress re…
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)
New England-born author of popular novels for adolescents, mo…
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
Reformer and woman suffragist, She , with long-time friend El…
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AP US History CH14/15 People
Samuel Slater
Eli Whitney
Elias Howe
Isaac Singer
(1768-1835) British-born mechanic and father of the American…
(1765-1825) Great American inventor best known for his cotton…
(1819-1867) Massachusetts-born inventor of the sewing machine…
(1811-1875) American inventor and manufacturer who made his f…
Samuel Slater
(1768-1835) British-born mechanic and father of the American…
Eli Whitney
(1765-1825) Great American inventor best known for his cotton…
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AP US History CH14/15 People
Samuel Slater
Eli Whitney
Elias Howe
Isaac Singer
(1768-1835) British-born mechanic and father of the American…
(1765-1825) Great American inventor best known for his cotton…
(1819-1867) Massachusetts-born inventor of the sewing machine…
(1811-1875) American inventor and manufacturer who made his f…
Samuel Slater
(1768-1835) British-born mechanic and father of the American…
Eli Whitney
(1765-1825) Great American inventor best known for his cotton…
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US History Unit 15 People and Vocab
C.F. Dowd
Edwin Drake
Christopher Sholes
George Westinghouse
developed the concept of standardized time
the first person to intentionally look for oil; found it in 1…
invented the typewriter; helped to increase efficiency in the…
invented breaks for trains, but more importantly, created a m…
C.F. Dowd
developed the concept of standardized time
Edwin Drake
the first person to intentionally look for oil; found it in 1…
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AP US History People to Know Chapter 15
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
John J. Audubon (1785-1851)
Amelia Bloomer (1818-1894)
New England-born author of popular novels for adolescents, mo…
Reformer and woman suffragist, She , with long-time friend El…
French-born naturalist and author of the beautifully illustra…
Reformer and women's rights activist, who championed dress re…
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)
New England-born author of popular novels for adolescents, mo…
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
Reformer and woman suffragist, She , with long-time friend El…
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US History Chapters 15-18: People
John Adams
Margaret Bourke-White
Calvin Coolidge
Franz Ferdinand
2nd POTUS, Federalist, 1797-1801
was an American photographer and documentary photographer. Sh…
a Boston governor who was forced to call the National Guard w…
the Archduke, also the heir to the Hungarian throne, visited…
John Adams
2nd POTUS, Federalist, 1797-1801
Margaret Bourke-White
was an American photographer and documentary photographer. Sh…
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Us History Chapter 15 Important People
Herbert Hoover
John Steinbeck
Dorothea Lange
Walter Waters
Republican President.
One of the country's most famous authors. Published The Grape…
Was a photographer who documented American life during the Gr…
Unemployed cannery worker from Oregon led the Bonus Army
Herbert Hoover
Republican President.
John Steinbeck
One of the country's most famous authors. Published The Grape…
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US History Unit #3 People
Jacob Riis
Ida Tarbell
W.E.B. Dubois
Jane Addams
He described the awful living conditions of poor people in th…
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
Opposed Booker T. Washington. Wanted social and political int…
1860-1935. Founder of Settlement House Movement. First Americ…
Jacob Riis
He described the awful living conditions of poor people in th…
Ida Tarbell
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
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AP US History Chapter 15 People
Dorothea Dix
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Emma Willard
Stephen Foster
A New England teacher and author who spoke against the inhuma…
Was a member of the women's right's movement in 1840. She was…
in 1821 founded Troy Female Seminary in New York which was a…
Was a white Pennsylvanian that wrote, ironically, the most fa…
Dorothea Dix
A New England teacher and author who spoke against the inhuma…
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Was a member of the women's right's movement in 1840. She was…
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US History (CH 15 Key People & Terms)
American Temperance Society
Brook Farm
Burned Over District
Deism
Founded in Boston in 1826 as part of a growing effort of nine…
Transcendentalist commune founded by a group of intellectuals…
Popular name for Western New York, a region particularly swep…
Eighteenth century religious doctrine that emphasized reasone…
American Temperance Society
Founded in Boston in 1826 as part of a growing effort of nine…
Brook Farm
Transcendentalist commune founded by a group of intellectuals…
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Chapter 15 People and Terms US History
Melting Pot
Nativism
Urbanization
Tenement
A micture of people from different cultures and races who ble…
Favoring the interests of native-born citizens over foreign-b…
The growth and expansion of a country's cities.
A multistory, multifamily city dwelling usually overcrowded a…
Melting Pot
A micture of people from different cultures and races who ble…
Nativism
Favoring the interests of native-born citizens over foreign-b…
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US History Chapter 15 Important People
Prescott F. Hall
Walter Rauschenbusch
Jane Addams
Charler Stover
-Founded the Immigration Restriction League... -believed Anglo S…
-leaded the Social Gospel Movement... -minister who opposed soci…
-est. Hull House in the Chicago ghetto... -leader of Settlement…
-privatelly supported and founded the Settlement house... -help…
Prescott F. Hall
-Founded the Immigration Restriction League... -believed Anglo S…
Walter Rauschenbusch
-leaded the Social Gospel Movement... -minister who opposed soci…
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AP US History Chapter 15 People
Peter Cartwright
Charles Grandison Finney
Joseph Smith
Brigham Young
Methodist "Circuit rider"
greatest of the revival preachers (from Rochester)
founder of the Church of the Latter Day Saints
moves Mormons to Utah and sets up a Theocracy
Peter Cartwright
Methodist "Circuit rider"
Charles Grandison Finney
greatest of the revival preachers (from Rochester)
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AP US History People
George Grenville
John Dickinson
Charles Townshend
Lord North
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
the Chancellor of the Exchequer had a large hand in creating…
Became Prime Minister in 1770, persuaded Parliament to repeal…
George Grenville
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
John Dickinson
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
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US History I People Ch 15&16
peter cartwright
Charles Grandison Finney
Joseph Smmith
Horace Mann
"circuit rider" or traveling preacher
greatest revival preacher who led massive revivals in Rochest…
founder of the mormons, eventually killed and brigham young f…
"father of public education"
peter cartwright
"circuit rider" or traveling preacher
Charles Grandison Finney
greatest revival preacher who led massive revivals in Rochest…
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US History chapter 15 vocab & people
New Deal
The Hundred Days
deficit spending
Huey Long
designed by Roosevelt to alleviate the problems of the Great…
period of time in which congress passed over 15 major pieces…
spending more money than than the government receives in reve…
Senator from Louisiana who proposed the Share-Our-Wealth prog…
New Deal
designed by Roosevelt to alleviate the problems of the Great…
The Hundred Days
period of time in which congress passed over 15 major pieces…
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US History People
Jane Addams
Susan B. Anthony
Vernon Baker
Roy Benavidez
Founded Hull House in Chicago to help poor immigrants, part o…
Advocated for women's suffrage
Awarded several top military honors in WWII, including the Me…
Awarded the Medal of Honor for saving fellow soldiers in Viet…
Jane Addams
Founded Hull House in Chicago to help poor immigrants, part o…
Susan B. Anthony
Advocated for women's suffrage
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US History Chapter 15, 16,and 17 (People)
Chief Joseph
Crazy Horse
Sitting Bull
Buffalo Soldiers
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
A chief of the Sioux who resisted the invasion of the Black H…
Leader of Dakota Sioux Indians; defeated Custer at Little Big…
Nickname for African-American soldiers who fought in the wars…
Chief Joseph
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
Crazy Horse
A chief of the Sioux who resisted the invasion of the Black H…
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AP US History People to Know Chapter 15
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
John J. Audubon (1785-1851)
Amelia Bloomer (1818-1894)
New England-born author of popular novels for adolescents, mo…
Reformer and woman suffragist, She , with long-time friend El…
French-born naturalist and author of the beautifully illustra…
Reformer and women's rights activist, who championed dress re…
Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888)
New England-born author of popular novels for adolescents, mo…
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
Reformer and woman suffragist, She , with long-time friend El…
US History People to Know
JOHN ADAMS
SUSAN B. ANTHONY
ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL
WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN
He was the second president of the United States and a Federa…
Key leader of woman suffrage movement, social reformer who ca…
1876 - Invented the telephone.
United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver…
JOHN ADAMS
He was the second president of the United States and a Federa…
SUSAN B. ANTHONY
Key leader of woman suffrage movement, social reformer who ca…
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US History ch 15 test, People
Augustine
Alfred the Great
Canute the Dane
William Duke of Normandy
Missionary appointed by Pope Gregory. Began the task of conve…
The first great king of England. Helped make England a nation…
Became king in 1016 and ruled England, Denmark and Norway as…
Williams the Conqueror. Doomesday Book!!... Battle of Hastings…
Augustine
Missionary appointed by Pope Gregory. Began the task of conve…
Alfred the Great
The first great king of England. Helped make England a nation…
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US History A - People
Alexander Graham Bell
Alfred Landon
Andrew Johnson
Benjamin Franklin
1876 Invented Telephone
Republican candidate that ran against Roosevelt in 1936 elect…
Assumed Presidency (Democrat) after Lincoln shot. He was ill-…
Statesman, printer, scientist, postmaster, and inventor. Auth…
Alexander Graham Bell
1876 Invented Telephone
Alfred Landon
Republican candidate that ran against Roosevelt in 1936 elect…
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US History II Ch 15.1 and 15.2 Terms and People
Cash crop
Farmer's Alliance
Civil Rights Act of 1875
Reservation
Crop grown for sale
Network of farmers organizations that worked for political an…
Law that banned discrimination in public facilities and trans…
Public lands where Native Americans were forced to live by th…
Cash crop
Crop grown for sale
Farmer's Alliance
Network of farmers organizations that worked for political an…
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US History - People
Nathaniel Bacon
Roger Williams
Chief Metacom
William Penn
a planter who led a rebellion with one thousand other Virgini…
He founded Rhode Island
Indian Chief who starts King Philip's war
Englishman and Quaker who founded the colony of Pennsylvania…
Nathaniel Bacon
a planter who led a rebellion with one thousand other Virgini…
Roger Williams
He founded Rhode Island
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US History Key People
Samuel Adams
Jane Addams
Susan B. Anthony
John Brown
American Revolutionary leader and patriot, Founder of the Son…
the founder of Hull House, which provided English lessons for…
Key leader of woman suffrage movement, social reformer who ca…
Fanatical abolitionist who killed five at Pottawatomie Creek,…
Samuel Adams
American Revolutionary leader and patriot, Founder of the Son…
Jane Addams
the founder of Hull House, which provided English lessons for…
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AP US History Chapter 22 People
A. Mitchell Palmer
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Leo Frank
Zora Neale Hurston
Attorney General who rounded up many suspects who were though…
Italian anarchists convicted and executed for murder despite…
He was a Jewish superintendent of a company that was charged…
African American writer and folklore scholar who played a key…
A. Mitchell Palmer
Attorney General who rounded up many suspects who were though…
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Italian anarchists convicted and executed for murder despite…
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Famous People in US History
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
James Madison
the primary writer of the Declaration of Independence
first President of the United States
president during the American Civil War; wrote the Emancipati…
One of the co-authors of the Federalist Papers and came up wi…
Thomas Jefferson
the primary writer of the Declaration of Independence
George Washington
first President of the United States
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US History People To Know
George Washington
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
Mercy Otis Warren
Wrote Common Sense and The Crisis
Primary author of Declaration of Independence ... Leader of the…
George Washington
Thomas Paine
Wrote Common Sense and The Crisis
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US History People and Terms
Loyalists (Tories)
Patriots
Common Sense
Minutemen
Americans, but supported British in the war (not physically)
Americans, supported America in war
Pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775-76 that inspired peo…
Americans who independently organized to form well-prepared m…
Loyalists (Tories)
Americans, but supported British in the war (not physically)
Patriots
Americans, supported America in war
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AP US History Chapter 20 People
Mary E. Lease
William Jennings Bryan
Theodore Roosevelt
Robert La Follette
An advocate of the suffrage movement as well as temperance bu…
Democratic presidential nominee in 1896, gave "Cross of Gold"…
26th president, known for: conservationism, trust-busting,, s…
The Progressive governor of Wisconsin who introduced his stat…
Mary E. Lease
An advocate of the suffrage movement as well as temperance bu…
William Jennings Bryan
Democratic presidential nominee in 1896, gave "Cross of Gold"…
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US History I: People
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
General William T. Sherman
Robert E. Lee
16th President of the United States *saved the Union during…
president of the Confederate States of America after the el…
Total War Union General led his army throughout the south b…
Commanding general of all Confederate forces during the Civ…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the United States *saved the Union during…
Jefferson Davis
president of the Confederate States of America after the el…
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AP US History Chapter 2 Key people
Philip II
Francis Drake
Opechancanough
Lord Baltimore
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
Powhatan's brother who became the head of the native confeder…
Founded the colony of Maryland and offered religious freedom…
Philip II
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
Francis Drake
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
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